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EUREKA– Two drivers and a passenger walk away with only minor injuries from what could have been a very serious accident.

It happened just before 7 Wednesday evening at the intersection of 14th and F Streets. 

The crash flipped one vehicle over and re-routed traffic.  The cause of the collision is under investigation by the Eureka Police Department.

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 00:05

HAPPY CAMP - The Pony Fire near Happy Camp continues to challenge firefighters. It was started by lightning back on June 7th and has now grown to nearly 2900 acres and is 63% contained.

Although weather temperatures have been hot, the fire hasn’t enlarged much over the past week. Burning logs rolling downhill continue to be the biggest threat to firefighters.

For...

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 23:42

ARCATA - An HSU student who sustained major head trauma in a crash and worked her way back to get an education was given the CSU Trustees Award for outstanding achievement. Morgan Burris is a senior.

Back in 2010 she was driving a vehicle that struck a telephone poll and received injuries that caused permanent memory loss. Burris doesn’t remember parts of her childhood or even the birth...

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 23:31

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT - One person is dead after a fatal crash Wednesday afternoon in Southern Humboldt  Just after three, emergency personnel responded to the scene located a half mile west of Alderpoint Road 

It was reported the crash involved a motorcycle and jeep wrangler. The California Highway Patrol is not releasing any other information at this time. 

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 22:19

EUREKA- The Eureka suspect in a stabbing turned himself in to police Thursday morning. The incident stemmed from an argument over a woman. 

Around 9:30 p.m Tuesday, EPD responded to the 300 block of W. Del Norte Street. A victim had a stab wound to the arm, and said the suspect also threw a bike frame through his window. The two knew each other. The suspect was identified as 43-year-old...

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 17:56

EUREKA- A reminder of the importance of car locks- a victim parked his vehicle in Eureka, where a suspect got in with a knife and robbed him.

Around 5 p.m Monday, HCSO responded to the 3700 block of F Street. The victim said the suspect, 25-year-old Marcus Lee Hills, threatened to kill him if he didn't hand over his cash. After handing Hills the money, he fled on foot. Deputies later...

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 17:51

HOOPA- The official election results for the Hoopa Valley Tribe are in.  

Ballots were cast Tuesday, and over 1,600 were eligible to vote. From the Mesket District, Vivienna Orcutt-Pratt won by 73 votes over Vernon Bradley Marshall. Joseph LeMiuex with 343 total votes took the Campbell Field over George Nelson. Also, to amend Title 34 for marijuana cultivation was again voted down....

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 17:48

CA- Legislation that would require all DUI offenders in the state to install ignition interlocks is moving forward. SB 1046, authored by Senator Jerry Hill, was passed by two California Assembly Committees by unanimous vote.

An ignition interlock device is a breathalyzer for a person's vehicle- it requires the driver to blow into a mouth piece before starting the engine. If the BAC...

Post date: Wed, 06/29/2016 - 17:43